Rollover Near Hwy. 80 and Faudree Rd. In Odessa 3/21/13 Update: 03/22/13
CBS 7 News
We've learned the names of the men involved in the wreck that killed one man and severely injured two others yesterday in Odessa. According to DPS troopers, 42-year-old Darryl Umplevy of Odessa was pronounced dead at the scene. 45-year-old Hector Pinon and 28-year-old Jared Tucker both from Midland are listed in serious condition at Medical Center Hospital.
UPDATE: 7:45 P.M.
DPS troopers say one man is dead and two others are fighting for their lives following the collision on Faudree Road this afternoon.
It happened around 5:00 PM in front of Odessa Country Club.
Troopers say for unknown reasons, the driver of a Suburban veered into a ditch and knocked out a road sign.
The driver then overcorrected, traveled across the median and into oncoming traffic.
The Suburban collided into a Jeep Grand Cherokee, causing the suburban to flip over the SUV.
The Jeep crashed into a fence.
The driver of the Suburban was pronounced dead at the scene.
The passenger of the Suburban and the driver of the Jeep were transported to the hospital with potentially life threatening injuries, according to DPS troopers.
UPDATE: 5:33 P.M.
DPS has confirmed that the wreck near Odessa Country club has left one person dead.
The accident involved a black SUV and a blue pickup truck.
Stay tuned for more information on this developing story.
ODESSA - A rollover has been reported near the intersection of Hwy. 80 and Faudree Rd. in Odessa.
Stay tuned for more info.